In Nederland was jazzmuziek tijdens de Tweede Wereldoorlog door de nazi’s verboden.
Een aantal jongeren wilden koste wat koste deze muziek behouden.
Meet/Greet: 15-30 minutes Walk/Shoot: 60-90 minutes where Bryan will give tips and call out best practices.
Zij oefenden in het geheim, speelden illegale radio-uitzendingen na en waren vastbesloten om na de oorlog een school voor jazzmuziek op te richten: het Swing College.
Op de dag van de bevrijding, , had het Orchestra of the Dutch Swing College haar eerste optreden.
Due to popular demand Kirsty will be back on Friday, 25 August at the centre’s bandstand for an encore.
Centre director at Pyramids Derek Millar said: “It has been absolutely brilliant to welcome so much great talent to the Pyramids’ stage.
Lenny, who has been singing since the age of three and has a strong love of music, said: “I was a bit nervous before my performance at Pyramids, but I loved it as singing makes me feel happy and alive.
"I want to be as big as Eminem, Ed Sheeran or Justin Beiber.” Belting out a soulful rendition of the Bruno Mars chart-topper, Uptown Funk, was X-Factor contestant 23-year-old Kirsty Murphy.After the panel, mingle with the panelists during a social hour while enjoying food, beverages, and a rotating digital gallery with work submitted by you!Those attending the panel will have the chance to showcase their art (confirmed attendees will be sent instructions with more information on how to submit).One of the first to step up to the mic was eight-year-old Lenny Doody, who impressed with a confident performance of Castle on the Hill by Ed Sheeran.The Birkenhead boy wonder has long been impressing everyone from locals to international hit-makers with his talents and two years ago performed with songstress Rita Ora at the Radio City Summer Live event in Liverpool.In 1960 werd de DSCBand (toonaangevend voor de Nederlandse traditionele jazz) een beroepsorkest, won ontelbare prijzen en speelt tot op heden wereldwijd met succes.